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How Long Will It Take? Apartment Search Timeline
How Long Will It Take? Apartment Search Timeline

How Long Will It Take? Apartment Search Timeline

  |   By AuthorMy First Apartment
Last fall we estimated how much you’ll need to save up before you can move out. (Rule of thumb: If you save an amount equal to about 8-10% of your annual salary, you’ll be in good shape.) So by now you’ve been saving for 4-5 months, and you’re ready to make your move. But how long will it be before you’re…
How Far in Advance Should You Start Your Apartment Search?
How Far in Advance Should You Start Your Apartment Search?

How Far in Advance Should You Start Your Apartment Search?

  |   By AuthorMy First Apartment
Timing is everything in life, love, and . . . apartment hunting. Summer is the most popular apartment hunting season, especially for first apartments, but how long does finding a new apartment actually take? Do you need to give yourself a week or a month to find a place you can call your own (or, you know,…
How long will it take to find your first apartment?
How long will it take to find your first apartment?

How long will it take to find your first apartment?

  |   By AuthorMy First Apartment
You have saved enough for the security deposit and first month rent. Your paperwork is in order: latest payroll stub, letter from your employer stating your dates of employment and maybe even saying a few nice words, and a copy of your latest bank statement. You have checked your credit rating and it is clean.…